Sammy Sosa Says He Uses Lotion to Look Younger, Not Lighter

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Former Baseball star Sammy Sosa recently explained his reasoning for bleaching his skin during an E60 interview. When asked how he felt about people criticizing him for lightening his skin, the...

NFL Legend Jim Brown Says He Wouldn’t Sign Kaepernick

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Jim Brown recently said that if he was a general manager of an NFL team that he wouldn’t sign Colin Kaepernick. Brown, a former Pro Football Hall of Famer for the...

‘I Hate N*ggas’ Tweeted from Buffalo Wild Wings Account

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Buffalo Wild Wings tweeted out an apology on the night of June 1 after someone allegedly hijacked its Twitter account and posted several racist tweets. The series of tweets were posted at approximately 7:30...

Does the Secret Audio of NFL Owners Meeting Prove Kaepernick’s Alleged Collusion Suit?

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  A secret audio recording from an October 2017 meeting between NFL owners, executives and players was revealed by The New York Times (https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/04/25/sports/nfl-owners-kaepernick.html) April 25. A lot of interesting comments made by some...

Trump Wants to Talk Race with Kaepernick at White House Summit

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor President Donald Trump wants Colin Kaepernick to attend a summer summit at the White House to discuss race, according to People.com. Darrell Scott, a Cleveland-based pastor and adviser to the president,...

Former NFL Star Kellen Winslow Jr. Charged as Alleged Serial Rapist

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Former star NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. recently appeared in a San Diego court on charges that could send him away for a long time. According to TMZ <http://m.tmz.com/?viewer_country=US#2018/06/15/kellen-winslow-pleads-rape-kidnapping-case/>, Winslow pleaded...

Ciara and Russell Wilson Looking to Buy Major League Baseball Team

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Major League Baseball may soon be adding a little more color to its owners’ suites. According to ESPN, Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, star R&B/pop singer Ciara, have joined...

Famed Running-Back Jim Brown Said He Would Never Kneel For Anthem

By Malcom Lemmons, Special to the AFRO On Aug. 7, former NFL running-back and Hall of Famer Jim Brown stated in an interview on that he would never kneel for the national anthem. This interview took place...

Miami Dolphins Owner May Have Accidentally Helped Kaepernick Prove His Collusion Suit Against the...

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross may have shared some comments publicly that could end up helping Colin Kaepernick grievance suit that claimed the NFL’s owners colluded to keep him from being signed to a...

Lamar Odom Credits Medical Marijuana for his Recovery from Cocaine Addiction

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Former Los Angeles Lakers star Lamar Odom recently credited the use of medical marijuana as the solution to a cocaine addiction that once nearly lost him his life. According to GetNews.Info...

Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott Says Anthem Protests Inappropriate

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been on the hot seat with Blacks folks after recently telling the media that his team would be required to stand during the playing...

Milwaukee Officer Involved in NBA Player’s Arrest Fired

By IVAN MORENO, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts mocking the incident, the city's...

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